CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

May 15, 2020 2:56pm, CT
Level 1
Agencies accomplish incident management objectives utilizing local resources with little or no CIFFC support. There is little risk of drawing down capability in the agencies to support incident operations.
  • Conditions are not favorable to support significant wildland fire activity in most agencies.
  • Resource capability is adequate with little or no mobilization of resources occurring through CIFFC.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is expected to remain minimal.
Canadian Wildland Fire Information System
AgencyOperational Summary
BCBCWS is supporting EMBC with COVID and Flood responses. Provincial burning ban in place (exception for NE farmers to conduct stubble burning).
YTDowntrend in fire danger continues across the southern third of the Yukon.
PEA province wide fire closure order is in effect
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC0000
YT0000
AB0347
NT0000
SK0303
MB0000
ON1001
QC011415
NL0000
NB0033
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total1171129
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC3531351272.2121348.8172621.0
YT00000.051.051.0
AB101819405,477.9162147.4181405,625.3
NT00000.000.000.0
SK10015,303.0610.475,313.4
MB00000.000.000.0
ON0202123.93636.538160.4
QC003327.416192.3164119.7
NL00000.000.000.0
NB12031.0114118.0117119.0
NS00000.04338.74338.7
PE00000.000.000.0
PC00000.000.000.0
Total3873479411,205.4648793.1727411,998.5
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC03334.0
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK02424184.0
MB0000.0
ON0111.4
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total02828219.4
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0110.3
YT10110.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON0115.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total12315.3
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC176655.3
YT611.0
AB*181405,625.3
NT00.0
SK315,497.4
MB00.0
ON40166.8
QC164119.7
NL00.0
NB117119.0
NS4338.7
PE00.0
PC00.0
Total758412,233.2

* Totals include fires from last fire season that are still listed as active. Please refer to the agency’s own website for more information.

Prescribed Fires
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT0000.0
AB01414917.8
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON0000.0
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC0000.0
Total01414917.8
AgencyFireLocationSOCSize
ONTHU_FIRE_00448.67, 89.9OC50.0
AgencyAPL
BC1
YT1
AB1
NT2
SK1
ON1
QC1
NB2
NS1
PE1
1
Geographic Areas accomplish incident management objectives utilizing local resources with little or no national support.
  • Conditions are not favorable to support significant wildland fire activity in most geographic areas.
  • Resource capability is adequate with little or no mobilization of resources occurring through the National Interagency Coordination Center.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is expected to remain minimal.
Fires YesterdayAcres Yesterday*YTD FiresYTD Acres*
1839,447.0015,258978,548.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20192020
BC281174
YT166
AB331179
NT70
SK5331
MB570
ON4540
QC41163
NL370
NB90116
NS7343
PE10
PC144
Total1,046756
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20192020
BC2,269655
YT1111
AB3,576311
NT10
SK8185,497
MB7,4540
ON220167
QC37120
NL720
NB116119
NS9339
PE90
PC72
Total14,6816,921
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC176168183189195
YT85446
AB319315316288265
NT21111
SK10490929895
MB6456547175
ON97118125122151
QC101112126132133
NL2319212123
NB105125132125119
NS98118132116119
PE32222
PC108877
Total1,1101,1371,1961,1761,191
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC19,78710,5767,7116,0125,061
YT537269180136137
AB54,62728,94420,26015,77622,203
NT11211623
SK2,1671,6271,6302,3042,650
MB20,52712,0818,7108,3878,716
ON13,2537,1566,8435,31212,481
QC76102607524507
NL39178157128187
NB126188203198191
NS286329470378397
PE96646
PC2,4382,4601,6821,3881,138
Total113,87363,91748,48040,56353,697